Source: Smeets-1994

Catecholamines in the CNS of vertebrates: current concepts of evolution and functional significance

Smeets WJAJ, Reiner A
Chapter 20 in Phylogeny and Development of Catecholamine Sytems in the CNS of Vertebrates, WJAJ Smeets and A Reiner (eds), University Press, Cambridge, England, 1994

This chapter defines the nomenclature of noradrenergic groups and dopaminergic groups A1-A17 and adrenergic groups C1-C3. It further provides a comparative summary of catecholamine systems in vertebrates ranging from cyclostomes to mammals.

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